Garfield Park

2502 Shelby Street
Indianapolis, IN 46203

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Garfield Park Hours

Mon - Tue 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Wed- Fri 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Sat 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sun Closed
Garfield Park

What was known as the Shelby Branch began in 1918 when the library was housed in old School No. 34. A new branch was constructed in 1965 at the current Shelby Street location. Following a major renovation, the branch reopened in 2011 as the Garfield Park Branch, reflecting the desire of residents to refer to the branch by their beloved and adjacent Garfield Park.

Amenities & Services
Internet Access
  • Public computers with Microsoft Office
  • Early learning computer stations
  • Free Wi-Fi
Self-Services
Outgoing Fax
Exam Proctoring
Bike Rack
Walk-Up Book Return
Story Time Garden
Seed Library
  • Open for seed checkout during regular library hours (March-October)
Upcoming Events at Garfield Park
Adult Walking Club: “The Garfield Gait-ers”

Adult Walking Club: “The Garfield Gait-ers”

Garfield Park Branch

Adults ages 55+ are invited to a planned walk from Garfield Library using trails throughout the park, and nearby neighborhoods. Call branch to register for program.

Free Comic Book Day

Free Comic Book Day

Garfield Park Branch

Adults and children are invited to take home free comic books. A variety of comic books will be available during open hours on the date of the event. Free comic books will be available at the following five library branches: Decatur, East Washington, Garfield Park, Nora, and Southport.

Adult Walking Club: “The Garfield Gait-ers”

Adult Walking Club: “The Garfield Gait-ers”

Garfield Park Branch

Adults ages 55+ are invited to a planned walk from Garfield Library using trails throughout the park, and nearby neighborhoods. Call branch to register for program.

Branch Manager
Michelle Sharp

Michelle Sharp

Hi, I'm Michelle Sharp, Branch Manager for Garfield Park. My favorite book is the Selection Series by Kiera Cass. I hope you’ll visit our location soon. For questions or comments, please feel free to contact me. We are always happy to help!

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